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April 12, 2021

CommonLook Gives Back to Higher Ed with Free Software and Training

CommonLook launches a unique program that delivers two of their PDF accessibility tools to higher ed institutions in the United States and Canada at no cost. These tools work as plugins within Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word and Microsoft PowerPoint.

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July 2020

How CommonLook's Expertise Helps Google With PDF Accessibility

Two years ago, Google reached out to CommonLook because of our expertise in PDF accessibility.

"At the time, we recognized the potential impact on PDF accessibility due to the massive number of Chrome users around the world." - Monir ElRayes, President and CEO, CommonLook, Inc.

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September 2019

Web and PDF Accessibility Made Easy for Government Web Professionals

​​​​​​​Monsido, a leader in web governance solutions that enhance user experience, and CommonLook, the world leader in document accessibility compliance, will be showcasing their joint solution for web and PDF accessibility at the National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW) Conference to be held at the Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel on September 18-20, 2019.

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August 2019

CommonLook Delivers Software and Services to Help Organizations Achieve compliance with Document Accessibility Standards

CommonLook is the only company in the world that provides both PDF accessibility software products and professional services. This hybrid approach enables faster, more cost-efficient, and more reliable processes for achieving compliance with the leading PDF and document accessibility standards, including WCAG, PDF/UA and Section 508. Here is Superb Crew's interview with Daniel Kim, Vice President of CommonLook.

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July 2019

2019: A Year of Record Results for CommonLook

CommonLook, the world leader in document accessibility compliance, posted record results for the first half of the 2019 financial year. Sales rose 50% over 2018 with new software business posting a record 950% growth.

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January 2019

Website and PDF Accessibility Made Easy

Monsido, a leader in web governance solutions that enhance user experience, and CommonLook have teamed up to give users the capability to test PDF files and receive detailed lists on accessibility issues found. Thanks to the exclusive partnership, customers will be able to review the PDFs on their websites to ensure there are no problems or issues with accessibility codes and standards.

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August 2020

Website Auditing and PDF Document Partnership to Eliminate the Digital Divide

The Bureau of Internet Accessibility (BoIA), a Rhode Island company specializing in website accessibility compliance, and CommonLook, the PDF accessibility experts have joined forces to make it easier for their clients to receive full-service web and document accessibility solutions.

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